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Campus Safety Information and Resources

Pursuant to Section 209a of Public Act 91 of 2021, Grand Rapids Community College makes available here the campus safety information and resources for our institution.

Emergency Contact Numbers for Public Safety

GRCC Police

  • (616) 234-4911 (emergency)
  • (616) 234-4010 (non-emergency)
  • GRCC Police from any campus land line
  • Hours of Operation:  Mon - Thu: 6 a.m. - 12 a.m.; Fri: 6 am - 10 pm; Sat: 7 am - 5 pm; Sun: Closed
  • Location: 25 Lyon Street NE, Grand Rapids 49503

Grand Rapids Police Department

  • 911 (emergency)
  • (616) 456-3400 (non-emergency)
  • (616) 456-4177 (reports)
  • (616) 774-2345 (Silent-Observer Hotline)
  • Headquarters:  1 Monroe Center NW, Grand Rapids, 49503

Grand Rapids Fire Department

Emergency Medical Services

Get Help Resources

Student Get Help resources for assistance with emergency funding, housing, domestic violence and more.

Title IX and Support Services Contact Numbers

GRCC Student and Employee Behavior Intervention Teams

GRCC Ethics Hotline

GRCC Counseling Services

  • (616) 234-4130
  • Email:
  • Hours of Operation:  Counseling is currently serving virtually and by appointment only.
  • Location:  Room 327, 3rd Floor SCC

Network 180 - 24/7 Mental Health Services

  • (616) 336-3755

National Suicide Prevention Lifeline - 24/7 Suicide Prevention Services

  • (800) 273-TALK (8255)

Safety and Security Services

Pursuant to Section 209 of Public Act 265 of 2018, the safety and security services provided by Grand Rapids Community College include, but are not limited to, the following:

  • GRCC Police Department with 14 sworn law enforcement officers with full arrest powers.
  • Officers respond to all criminal complaints on campus.
  • Officers respond to motor vehicle incidences on campus.
  • Emergency Medical Response
  • Motorist Assist: Dead batteries and vehicle lock-outs.
  • Monitor campus surveillance cameras
  • Maintain Campus Lost & Found
  • Open Doors
  • Safe Walk
  • Deliver Emergency Messages
  • Vending Machine Refunds
  • Works with Silent Observer Tip Line, GRCC Ethics Hotline, and Student and Employee Behavior Intervention Teams

Minors on Community College Property

In accordance with Section 209 of Public Act 91 of 2021, Grand Rapids Community College's policy applicable to minors on community college property:

Sexual Assault Survivor Resources

Annual Security Report

Campus security policies and crime prevention statistics pursuant to the student right to know and campus security act, Public Law 101-542, 104 Stat 2381. Information shall include all material prepared pursuant to the public information reporting requirements under the crime awareness and campus security act of 1990, title II of the student right to know and campus security act, Public Law 101-542 104 Stat 2381 and the federal campus SaVE act of 2013, Public Law 113-4, section 304, 127 Stat 54.